Actor Daniel Dae Kim stated on Thursday he had examined optimistic for the coronavirus.
Kim, talking from his dwelling in Hawaii, introduced the information in an Instagram submit and video.
“Yesterday I was diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. Looks like I’ll be ok, but I wanted share my journey with you in the hopes that you find it informative or helpful. Hope you all stay safe, calm, and above all,” Kim wrote.
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Kim, 51, stated he had lately been in New York taking pictures a tv sequence and returned to Hawaii when manufacturing was shut down.
He stated he started to really feel sick, quarantined himself, and was later suggested to get examined in Honolulu. He stated he was already feeing higher.
“Thankfully for me it wasn’t life or death,” he stated, urging individuals to comply with tips to self isolate and wash their palms.
Kim performed police lieutenant Chin Ho Kelly in Hawaii 5-O and can be recognized for his function as Korean fisherman-turned-hitman Jin-Soo Kwon on the tv sequence Misplaced.
Kim is considered one of a handful of celebrities who’ve introduced they’ve the illness, together with actors Tom Hanks and Idris Elba, Recreation of Thrones actor Kristofer Hivju, basketball star Kevin Durant and former James Bond actress Olga Kurylenko.